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Manager, Vehicle Target Setting & Benchmarking

San Jose, United States

The Manager, Vehicle Target Setting and Benchmarking is responsible for leading all activities in the areas of entire vehicle target and specification setting, competitive vehicle benchmarking, analysis of vehicle system integration opportunities to support vehicle architecture development, managing vehicle specifications and attributes’ monitoring to ensure program vision is met.
The selected person is responsible to set the vehicle targets and ensures in close working relationship with corporate strategy & brand development, PMO and all D&R functions that the established vehicle targets are monitored and reported as well as adequate corrective actions are planned, implemented and reviewed throughout the entire production development, validation and launch phases in a timely manner.
The role will ensure timely vehicle targets tradeoff decisions that properly balance the system function performance with cost, weight and mechanical package requirements through vehicle target setting, engineering & validation phases, vehicle builds and production in order to maintain product vision.